Roger Vincent Jasaitis's Blog – 3rd mo. 2016 Archive (2)

Icon or Art?

Let me set the stage; The Buddha is 12 feet tall and 12 feet in diameter, sitting cross-legged with fingertips and thumbs touching in it’s lap. It was carved from 11 pieces of wood and joined together. The room was 16 feet by 20 feet, with a 14 foot ceiling height, dimly lit by back-lighting. Other than the sculpture the only things in the room were two simple benches against the wall. It felt like a small temple.

I was spending the afternoon in the Rhode Island…

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Added by Roger Vincent Jasaitis on 3rd mo. 30, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Cruelty and Compassion

Recently I was driving a shuttle bus for Landmark College students. Landmark College serves students who have a diagnosed learning disability (such as dyslexia), or other learning difficulties such as …

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Added by Roger Vincent Jasaitis on 3rd mo. 3, 2016 at 10:38am — No Comments

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